RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Regional Authority

A collection of news and information related to Regional Authority published by this site and its partners.

Top Regional Authority Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • Gov. Jerry Brown grants 63 more pardons

    This post has been updated. See the note below for details. SACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown's office announced pardons of 63 criminals on Friday, tying the clemency decisions to Good Friday. They follow 314 pardons released at Christmas and Easter...
  • A look at Tom Wolf's tax records

    Tom Wolf and his wife, Frances, had an adjusted income of nearly $2.2 million in 2012, and they reported donating more than $408,000 worth of gifts to charities that year, according to federal tax-return information released by Wolf's gubernatorial...
  • Gov. Rick Scott: Cautious responses, little concrete information

    Gov. Rick Scott: Cautious responses, little concrete information
    Every politician chooses, at times, to finesse an issue rather than risk a straight (and potentially unpopular) answer. But Gov. Rick Scott is among the most circumspect elected officials in Florida's recent history, often providing responses that...
  • Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam joins Fort Monroe board

    Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam joins Fort Monroe board
    HAMPTON — During a discussion thick with jargon and minutia about the difficulties of transferring the remaining portions of Fort Monroe from the Army to the state, Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam walked in, sat down and adjusted his blazer. With little...
  • Big money flows to both sides of governor's race

    Big money flows to both sides of governor's race
    TALLAHASSEE — Voters bombarded with fact-stretching commercials this fall can bank on one facet of Florida's gubernatorial contest that will remain constant: big-money interests and short political memories. Trial lawyers and doctors will be...
  • 3 governors urge Senate to OK tuition bill

    3 governors urge Senate to OK tuition bill
    TALLAHASSEE — A trio of Florida governors joined forces on Friday to demand the state Senate pass a blocked bill that would offer in-state tuition to undocumented students whose parents immigrated illegally. Republican Govs. Rick Scott, Jeb Bush...
  • Reader feedback for April 19: McAuliffe guts VPA board, Charges dropped in Carnival shooting case

    Governor shuffles members of port authority's board Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Thursday named five new political appointees to the Virginia Port Authority's Board of Commissioners, removing ahead of schedule a group of commissioners aligned with former...
  • Jobless rate rises slightly statewide

    Jobless rate rises slightly statewide
    Florida's unemployment rate ticked up slightly in March as the state added almost 23,000 jobs and the labor force grew by 59,000 people. The statewide jobless rate was 6.3 percent for the month, up a tenth of a point from February's 6.2 percent. In...
  • Victoria Tschinkel: Rescuing Florida's water resources

    I am writing from Tallahassee where the view through of our lakes, rivers and streams is green with algae, from the Everglades where billions are being spent to combat the pollution and waste generated by millions of citizens and farmers, to our own city,...
  • McAuliffe eases voting rights restoration rules for drug dealers

    McAuliffe eases voting rights restoration rules for drug dealers
    RICHMOND – Convicted drug dealers won't have to wait several years to get their voting rights back any more under reforms Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Friday. McAuliffe also said he plans to shrink the waiting period for violent felons from five...
  • Quinn with nearly $9 million as Rauner reloads

    Quinn with nearly $9 million as Rauner reloads
    Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn stashed away nearly $9 million in campaign funds during the first three months of the year, but it’s likely he’ll need every cent of it and a lot more as he defends his seat against wealthy Republican challenger Bruce...